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Meaning of "a lump in one's throat" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A LUMP IN ONE'S THROAT

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A LUMP IN ONE'S THROAT

a horse of another colour
A into G
a king´s ransom
a la plancha
a law unto itself
a leap in the dark
A level
a lick and a promise
A list
a little bird
a load of
a matter of life and death
a matter of opinion
a mensa et thoro
a mite
a month of Sundays
a mountain to climb
a mug´s game
a nail in one´s coffin
a name to conjure with

WORDS THAT END LIKE A LUMP IN ONE'S THROAT

a frog in one´s throat
bluethroat
Croat
cut one´s throat
cut-throat
deep throat
groat
have by the throat
jump down someone´s throat
lesser whitethroat
ram something down someone´s throat
rubythroat
Serbo-Croat
stick in one´s throat
strep throat
throat
troat
whitethroat
yellowthroat

Synonyms and antonyms of a lump in one's throat in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «a lump in one's throat» into 25 languages

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Find out the translation of a lump in one's throat to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of a lump in one's throat from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «a lump in one's throat» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

在一个人的哽咽
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

un nudo en la garganta de uno
570 millions of speakers

English

a lump in one´s throat
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक के गले में एक गांठ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

غصة في الحلق واحد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

комок в своей горле
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

um nó na sua garganta
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

এক গলা একটি গাদা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

une boule dans la gorge de l´un
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ketulan dalam kerongkong seseorang
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ein Klumpen im Hals
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

喉のしこり
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

하나 의 목 에 덩어리
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bongkahan ing tenggorokan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

một khối u trong cổ họng của một người
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு தொட்டியில் ஒரு கட்டி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एखाद्याच्या घशातील एक ढेकूळ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Boğazındaki topuk
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

un nodo in una gola
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

guzek w gardle
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

комок у своїй горлі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

un nod în gât cuiva
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ένα κόμπο στο λαιμό κάποιου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

´n knop in ´n mens se keel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

en klump i ens hals
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

en klump i ens hals
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of a lump in one's throat

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «A LUMP IN ONE'S THROAT»

The term «a lump in one's throat» is normally little used and occupies the 134.446 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about a lump in one's throat

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A LUMP IN ONE'S THROAT»

Discover the use of a lump in one's throat in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to a lump in one's throat and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Chambers concise dictionary
[14c] ♢ a lump in one's throat a sensation of tightness in one's throat, usually caused by a buildup of emotion. lump2 > v (lumped, lumping) colloq to put up with something one finds unpleasant • like it or lump it. [19c] lumpectomy /lAm' pektami/ ...
Ian Brookes, 2004
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A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms ...
... a lead of something (have a lead in something) have a light hand (have a heavy hand) have a lot of bottle (have a bottle) have a lump in one's throat (have a frog in one's throat) have a mind (have a head) have a mind to do something ( have ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2010
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1001 IDIOMS TO MASTER YOUR ENGLISH
Have a lump in one's throat—To have a feeling in one's throat as if one were going to cry E.g. When they play the national anthem, I get a lump in my throat. Cut one's own throat—Hurt oneself E.g. By overspeeding, you will -22- DRITA SKILJA.
DRITA SKILJA, 2013
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English/German Dictionary of Idioms: Supplement to the ...
Tonne to have/to feel as if one had/... a lump in one's throat Kloß: einen Kloß im Hals/in der Keh- le/(im Mund/in der Stimme) (stecken) haben/ jm. ist zumute/... als ober einen Kloß ... hätte to lump everything/different things/... together Kamm: ...
Professor Hans Schemann, 2013
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A Carib Grammar and Dictionary
... S enakoto] [* enasa ykoto] Ntl cut the throat of (w)onasakoto Nml cut one's throat [Ahlbr. enasari] enasakunupy [* enasa kunupy] Nil get a full throat, get a lump in one's throat enasapowa See: enapowa enasaruta [* enasa aru -ta] Nil get a dry ...
Henk Courtz, 2008
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English-Albanian Dictionary of Idioms
Instinct. have a level head s'e humb toruan, ruaj gjakftohtesine □ He has a level head in emergencies. have a lump in one's throat kam nje lemsh ne gryke □ Several had a lump in their throat(s). □ Seeing him step out of the plane and down ...
Ilo Stefanllari, 2000
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American Idioms and Some Phrases Just for Fun
TO HAVE A LUMP IN ONE'S THROAT This phrase is used to say that someone feels great sadness or emotion that causes a tightness in the throat. Often, tears well up in the eyes at the same time. I read the last several pages of Anne Frank's  ...
Edward Swick, 1999
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English idioms for Spanish speakers
Mala suerte, el tren ya sefue. lump — e I terrt'm to have a lump in one's throat — tene r un nudo en la garganta. He had a lump in his throat. Tenia un nudo en la garganta. lurch — la sacudida to leave in the lurch — dejar en la estacada. He left ...
Eugene Savaiano, Lynn W. Winget, 2007
9
Compact Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary
... /gaRe/ m 1 piglet 2 (fam) (child) little pig (fam) gorge /goR3/f 1 throat; avoir mal à la m to have a sore throat; tenir qn à la m to have sb by the throat; (fig) to have a stranglehold over sb; avoir la m serrée or nouée to have a lump in one's throat; ...
Marie-Hélène Corréard, 2013
10
A Year in the Life of an ESL Student: Idioms and Vocabulary ...
... 227,229 hang out (to) spend time 114,116 hangover sickness caused by drinking too much alcohol 163,165 have a crush on someone (to) be very attracted to someone 131,133 have a lump in one's throat (to) become emotional 178,180.
Edward J. Francis, 2004

9 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A LUMP IN ONE'S THROAT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term a lump in one's throat is used in the context of the following news items.
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Honor Flight trip offers Maine veterans a second chance at a …
... memorial also includes two bronze statues, one of three servicemen and one of three nurses, both capable of raising a lump in one's throat. «Bangor Daily News, Mar 14»
2
Bollywoodand#039;s hit Karva Chauth songs (see pics)
The scene leaves a lump in one's throat when Big B makes Hema realize that he has numerous cuisines to have, while in reality it wasn't so. «indiatvnews.com, Oct 13»
3
Umuahia - Living With the Scars of a Civil War
There is a particularly engaging one that leaves a lump in one's throat: that of a skinny woman, flesh already drooping from her frail body, ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 13»
4
West Scranton to honor its ultimate Invader
Defining what he means to West Scranton, the school and its history, often cracks a voice, and puts a lump in one's throat. "He is the ultimate ... «Scranton Times-Tribune, Jul 12»
5
One Saturday in the heart of KL
... potpurri of races sharing food, talking, laughing and singing along to traditional Malaysian nursery rhymes could leave a lump in one's throat. «Free Malaysia Today, Apr 12»
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Ali Smith's playful 'There But For The' makes high-order mischief
In Brooke's section, distinguishing "the" from "a" can raise a lump in one's throat. "There But For The" sent me back to Lewis Hyde's seminal ... «Plain Dealer, Sep 11»
7
US Lost Its Way from Omaha Beach
... of bloody inhumanity – it is difficult for an American to come away from a visit to Normandy without a lump in one's throat about the necessary, ... «Consortium News, Aug 11»
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The Jayhawks at First Avenue: Set lists and photos
"Blue," their most famous song, has become all the more poetic at these reunion shows, and it's hard to avoid a lump in one's throat when Olson ... «Minneapolis City Pages, Jun 10»
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Bollywood extravaganza at IPL finals
"A closing ceremony should always leave a lump in one's throat," the weekly quoted Etienne de Villiers, the South African born advisor to IPL ... «Masala, May 09»

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